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Executive Administration

President and CEO – Joseph Cambray, Ph.D.

Board of Trustees

Pacifica is supported by a uniquely gifted and hard-working Board of Trustees. They have fiduciary responsibility for the Institute, approving and monitoring the budget. The Board oversees all policy and long-range planning, and provides ongoing advice in their various areas of expertise. Their outstanding contributions and ongoing involvement are invaluable to the growth and well-being of the school.

Thyonne Gordon, Ph.D., CHAIR

Holding a Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Development from Fielding Graduate University, Dr. Gordon brings an extensive experiential background in organizational structure and management to Pacifica’s Board of Trustees. Dr. Gordon is a Business Profit Strategist, Producer and Writer working with small business Executives to accelerate their growth through her proven methodology of S.T.O.R.Y. (Structure, Targets, Ownership, Relatability and YOU). She joined the Pacifica Board of Trustees in 2007 and became Chair in 2015.
Thyonne Gordon

Nancy Swift Furlotti, Ph.D., TRUSTEE

Nancy Swift Furlotti, Ph. D. is a Jungian Analyst in private practice in Carpinteria, CA. She is past president of the C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles, where she trained, and founding board member and a president of the Philemon Foundation. She has numerous publications and lectures internationally on Jungian topics, mythology, the environment, and narcissism. Dr. Swift Furlotti established the Carl Jung Professorial Endowment in Analytical Psychology at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA. She is also on the board of the Foundation for Anthropological Research and Environmental Studies (FARES) and is delighted to have joined the Pacifica Graduate Institute Board of Trustees in 2014.
Nancy Swift Furlotti

Kate Baumgart Hogenson, TRUSTEE

Kate is a strategic consultant in experiential and retention marketing for Fortune 500 companies across travel, hospitality, retail, entertainment, and financial industries, as well as pro bono work for the International Association of Analytical Psychology and the CG Jung Institute of Chicago. Her work focuses on finding actionable insights from consumer behavior and strategic recommendations for fostering emotional loyalty. She holds a Masters of Public and Private Management from Yale University and is delighted to have joined the Pacifica Graduate Institute Board of Trustees in 2018.
Kate Baumgart Hogenson

Paul C. Hudson, J.D., TRUSTEE

Paul is the founder and Managing Director of Hudson & Holland Advisors LLC, a financial advisory firm that assists nonprofit organizations with designing and implementing sustainability initiatives and planning, structuring, negotiating and implementing strategic restructures, including strategic mergers, collaborations and other nonprofit organizational alliances. He is the immediate past Chairman and CEO of Broadway Federal Bank, a certified Community Development Financial Institution that has operated in South Los Angeles since 1947. His practice also includes executive coaching and conducting seminars and workshops for executives on “Understanding Financial Statements” and “Strategic Restructuring”. Paul received his BA in Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley and his JD from the U.C. Berkeley School of Law. He is a member of the State of California and District of Columbia bars. Paul joined the Pacifica Graduate Institute Board of Trustees in 2016.
Paul Hudson

Frank N. McMillan III, TRUSTEE

An award-winning author, educator and speaker, Frank N. McMillan III has taught courses in North American, Physical, and World Geography at Texas A&M University at College Station, Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi, and Del Mar College. In 2013 he was inducted into the International Association for Analytical Psychology (IAAP) as an honorary member at its XIX International Congress held in Copenhagen, Denmark. His YA novel Cezanne Is Missing (2006) has been taught in schools around the country and his middle reader The Young Healer won the National Association of Elementary School Principals’ (NAESP) Foundation Book of the Year Award in 2012 and was a Mark Twain Readers’ Award finalist in 2015. His non-fiction work Finding Jung was published by Texas A&M University Press in 2012. Recently, he founded the Frank N. McMillan Jr. Institute for Jungian Studies in Houston, Texas. Frank joined the Pacifica Graduate Institute Board of Trustees in 2018.
Frank N McMillan

Dick Osborn, Ph.D., TRUSTEE

Dr. Osborn spent 49 1/2 years in K-university education as a 7th/8th grade classroom teacher and principal, parochial high school teacher/principal, superintendent, college president, and accreditation officer. He has a bachelor’s degree in history from Columbia Union College and a master’s and PhD in history from the University of Maryland. He and his wife have two children who have given birth to five grandchildren. He is retired living in Moreno Valley, CA. Dr. Osborn joined the Pacifica Graduate Institute Board of Trustees in 2021.
Dick Osborn

Thomas L. Steding, Ph.D., TRUSTEE

Dr. Steding has been CEO of over ten high tech companies and active Chairman of several others. He is also Chairman and Founder of Quadrix Partners, a leadership consulting organization providing powerful leading edge consultation and intervention for creating high execution organizations. Dr. Steding holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from University of California, Berkeley, California, and a MS in Management (Sloan Fellow) from Stanford University Graduate School of Business, Stanford, California where he graduated top of his class. He was a commissioned officer and the Distinguished Graduate of Armor Officer Basic at Ft. Knox, Kentucky. He is the co-author of Built on Trust – How to Gain Competitive Advantage in Any Organization, Contemporary Press, 2000, and Leadership in Depth, currently in preparation. Dr. Steding joined the Pacifica Graduate Institute Board of Trustees in 2013.
Thomas Steding

Ex-Officio Members of Board of Trustees Biographies

Stephen Aizenstat, Ph.D., Chancellor Emeritus and Founder, EX-OFFICIO

Stephen Aizenstat, Ph.D., is the Chancellor Emeritus and Founding President of Pacifica Graduate Institute. He is a professor of depth psychology with a Ph.D. in clinical psychology, licensed marriage and family therapist, and a credentialed public schools teacher and counselor. Dr. Aizenstat has provided organizational consulting to companies and agencies and teaches extensively worldwide. Dr. Aizenstat has explored the potential of dreams through depth psychology and his own research for more than 35 years. His Dream Tending methodologies extend traditional dream work to the vision of an animated world where the living images in dream are experienced as embodied and originating in the psyche of Nature as well as that of persons. His work opens creativity and the generative process. His book, Dream Tending, describes multiple new applications of dreamwork in relation to health and healing, nightmares, the World’s Dream, relationships, and the creative process. His other recent publications include: Imagination & Medicine: The Future of Healing in an Age of Neuroscience (co-editor with Robert Bosnak); “Dream Tending and Tending the World,” in Ecotherapy: Healing with Nature in Mind; “Soul-Centered Education: An Interview with Stephen Aizenstat” (with Nancy Treadway Galindo) in Reimagining Education; Essays on Reviving the Soul of Learning; The Soul Does Not Specialize: Revaluing the Humanities and the Polyvalent Imagination, with Dennis Patrick Slattery and Jennifer Leigh Selig: “Depth Entrepreneurship: Creating an Organization out of Dream Space”, in The Transforming Leader: New Approaches to Leadership for the Twenty-First Century; and “Fragility of the World’s Dream”, in Eranos Yearbook 2009-2010-2011 Love on a Fragile Thread.
Stephen Aizenstat

Joseph Cambray, Ph.D., President, EX-OFFICIO

Joseph Cambray, Ph.D., is President of Pacifica Graduate Institute as well as a Jungian analyst. He is Past-President of the International Association for Analytical Psychology, and former US Editor of the Journal of Analytical Psychology. For many years, he was on the faculty of the Center for Psychoanalytic Studies at Harvard Medical School.
Joseph Cambray